Tag Archive for 'Fine dining'

Roy’s Waikiki

Reid, 28, August, 2008, 9:29 (at the Makai end of Lewers; on the new beachwalk) We went here for my parents’ anniversary dinner. I’ve enjoyed the food at the other Roy restaurants, but if this were my first experience, I probably wouldn’t go back. From the menu, the evening didn’t start out well. When you […]


Reid, 16. June 2008, 21:12 Larri and I also tried Stage for lunch, since Penny raved about their burger, saying it was one of the best she had. The burger came with guacamole, aioli and bacon. I agree those flavors were great and the burger was OK (Larri ordered it medium-well, and I found it […]


Reid, 8. September 2007, 11:20 Now on to ‘Elua (where the old L’Uraku was on Kapiolani) I haven’t been enthusiatic about writing about this place. Perhaps, it’s because my original experience at a Padovanni restaurant was so memorable, and this recent experience so forgettable. The service was not very good. We considered cancelling because they […]


Reid, 14. July 2007, 23:11 Chef Mavro After reading that this was listed as one of the ten best restaurants in the world by Fodor’s Choice, I was curious to try this place. I had heard it was really good, really expensive with really small portions. (A friend said he almost walked out.) My co-worker […]

Michel’s at the Colony Surf

Reid, 29. May 2006, 9:11 (Next to the fountain at the Diamond Head side of Kapiolani Park) A long time ago I heard that Michel’s was considered one of the most romantic restaurants in the world. Since Larri told me that she wanted to go to a restaurant with a nice ocean view for our […]